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The Resource The life and writings of Thomas Paine, containing a biography by Thomas Clio Rickman ; and appreciations by Leslie Stephen, Lord Erskine, Paul Desjardins, Robert G. Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard and Marilla M. Ricker ; edited and annotated by Daniel Edwin Wheeler

The life and writings of Thomas Paine, containing a biography by Thomas Clio Rickman ; and appreciations by Leslie Stephen, Lord Erskine, Paul Desjardins, Robert G. Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard and Marilla M. Ricker ; edited and annotated by Daniel Edwin Wheeler

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The life and writings of Thomas Paine
Title
The life and writings of Thomas Paine
Statement of responsibility
containing a biography by Thomas Clio Rickman ; and appreciations by Leslie Stephen, Lord Erskine, Paul Desjardins, Robert G. Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard and Marilla M. Ricker ; edited and annotated by Daniel Edwin Wheeler
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC177
LC item number
.A3 1908
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The life and writings of Thomas Paine, containing a biography by Thomas Clio Rickman ; and appreciations by Leslie Stephen, Lord Erskine, Paul Desjardins, Robert G. Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard and Marilla M. Ricker ; edited and annotated by Daniel Edwin Wheeler
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Publication
Note
  • "Of this special de luxe Independence edition of the centenary issue of the writings of Thomas Paine there have been printed five hundred numbered copies"--Special edition-inserted preliminary pages
  • Vols. 1-5, 8-10 have 4 plates each; vols. 6-7 have 3 apiece, with the first plate of each vol. being the frontispiece. Some plates are hand-colored; all plates accompanied by a guard sheet of descriptive letterpress
Contents
v. 1. Life and appreciations of Thomas Paine -- v. 2. Common sense ; Epistle to Quakers ; Miscellaneous essays -- v. 3. The crisis [numbers I-XV] -- v. 4. Rights of man : being an answer to Mr. Burke's attack on the French Revolution : in two parts -- v. 5. Rights of man (conclusion) ; and Miscellaneous essays -- v. 6 Age of reason : being an investigation of the true and fabulous theology : in two parts -- v. 7. Age of reason ; Miscellaneous essays for third and fourth parts -- v. 8-9. Essays, letters, and addresses -- v. 10. Essays, letters, and poems
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Independence ed.
Extent
10 v.
Lccn
09009811
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no. 203/500. Dark brown cloth; top edge gilt. Former owner's name given on pastedown of each copy, with dates ranging from "Nov. 29, '09" to "Jan. 6, '21" (possibly marking when finished reading). Gift, estate of Alan J. Silver ("books by and relating to Thomas Paine"), 1992.
Other physical details
ill., plates, ports.
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  • (OCoLC)00424874
  • ucoclc424874
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The life and writings of Thomas Paine, containing a biography by Thomas Clio Rickman ; and appreciations by Leslie Stephen, Lord Erskine, Paul Desjardins, Robert G. Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard and Marilla M. Ricker ; edited and annotated by Daniel Edwin Wheeler
Publication
Note
  • "Of this special de luxe Independence edition of the centenary issue of the writings of Thomas Paine there have been printed five hundred numbered copies"--Special edition-inserted preliminary pages
  • Vols. 1-5, 8-10 have 4 plates each; vols. 6-7 have 3 apiece, with the first plate of each vol. being the frontispiece. Some plates are hand-colored; all plates accompanied by a guard sheet of descriptive letterpress
Contents
v. 1. Life and appreciations of Thomas Paine -- v. 2. Common sense ; Epistle to Quakers ; Miscellaneous essays -- v. 3. The crisis [numbers I-XV] -- v. 4. Rights of man : being an answer to Mr. Burke's attack on the French Revolution : in two parts -- v. 5. Rights of man (conclusion) ; and Miscellaneous essays -- v. 6 Age of reason : being an investigation of the true and fabulous theology : in two parts -- v. 7. Age of reason ; Miscellaneous essays for third and fourth parts -- v. 8-9. Essays, letters, and addresses -- v. 10. Essays, letters, and poems
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Independence ed.
Extent
10 v.
Lccn
09009811
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no. 203/500. Dark brown cloth; top edge gilt. Former owner's name given on pastedown of each copy, with dates ranging from "Nov. 29, '09" to "Jan. 6, '21" (possibly marking when finished reading). Gift, estate of Alan J. Silver ("books by and relating to Thomas Paine"), 1992.
Other physical details
ill., plates, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00424874
  • ucoclc424874

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